Laughter is the Best Medicine: Better Titles For Disney Movies

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Seeing these new takes on classic Disney movies reminds one that things you loved while in a different time can look much different once you've gained perspective and life experience. Once upon a time I (Calulu) loved the book "Wuthering Heights", thinking how 'romantic' it was. After rereading it many years later I could not help but notice that the main character Heathcliff was actually a sociopathic stalker instead of a man with great passion in his heart. … [Read more...]

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Laughter is Good Medicine: Biblical Science

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From the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette this little cartoon on the dangers of blaming natural disasters on God. … [Read more...]

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Laughter is Good Medicine: Adam & Eve?

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So here we are again, it's not Monday but it sure feels like it after the long weekend. So here's something to given you a giggle. No disrespect meant to any Asian culture or people. … [Read more...]

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“Defrauding” or How Men Can Keep Women From Stumbling!

by Hopewell - crossposted from her blog Hopewell Takes On LIFE! sourceThanks to TLC's "19 Kids and Counting" America has discovered Bill Gothard's idea of  "defrauding" or making men "stumble." How does this happen? If you watch the show you know it's because someone forgot to call out the code word "Nike" to warn the men and boys to avert their eyes. Without the warning they could see a women immodestly dressed and be led to think unholy or impure thoughts--hence they will "stumble" in their walk with God and be "defrauded." … [Read more...]

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Laughter is Good Medicine: Creationism

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From the Doonesbury cartoon strip by Gary Trudeau.Selling Creationism. … [Read more...]

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Laughter Is Good Medicine: Dogma

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Do you get door to door proselytizers for every religion imaginable?I do, one day last week I had Jehovah's Witnesses, Seventh Day Adventists, Mormons and the local very strict version of the IFB, ladies clad in very long skirts with … [Read more...]

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Laughter Is Good Medicine: The Oatmeal & Youth Camp

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by CaluluSo, it's a Monday, the Monday after the time change Spring Forward. I need a laugh, and I imagine other folks do too.Have you ever seen the funny that is TheOatmeal.com yet? He has has some very funny things to say about religion and how weird it can be … [Read more...]

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Laughter is Good Medicine: Every Sperm is Sacred

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With so many Quiverfull leaders, conservative law makers, Evangelicals and others wanting to redefine rape, conception parameters, tiny babies in the uterus from birth control and controlling every single aspect of reproductive … [Read more...]

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Laughter is Good Medicine: Stop Hitting Yourself

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         From marriedtothesea.com Comments open below NLQ Recommended Reading ...'Breaking Their Will: Shedding Light on Religious Child Maltreatment' by Janet Heimlich‘Quivering Daughters‘ by Hillary McFarland‘Quiverfull: Inside the Christian Patriarchy Movement‘ by Kathryn Joyce <A HREF="http://ws.amazon.com/widgets/q?ServiceVersion=20070822&MarketPlace=US&ID=V20070822%2FUS%2Ffamiliesthatflou%2F8010%2F3a66ffe9-ddd0-4d6b-8d9b-5eebb6c82db3&Operation=NoScript">Amazon.com Widgets</A> … [Read more...]

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Laughter is Good Medicine: Pat Robertson’s Romantic Advice

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In response to Pat Robertson's advice that women are responsible for their husbands losing interesting in them Stephen Colbert of The Colbert Report had these words to say... … [Read more...]

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